The following accidents that occurred between Oct. 5 and Oct. 11 were reported by the N.C. Highway Patrol and are considered public record.Oct. 5Highway 221
JEFFERSON — Ashe County has agreed to the terms of a settlement regarding a pending lawsuit with Mooresville-based Hunter Construction Group, Inc.
JEFFERSON — Almost four months have passed since Ashe Medics became the county's ambulance service provider and judging from Director Craig Sullivan's presentation to the Ashe County Board of Commissioners and board members...
Live music, games and food are just a few of the offerings that will be available at the first annual Tugfest, which is scheduled to take place from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 25 at Ashe Services for Aging in West Jefferson.
Below average temperatures are favored in parts of the south-central and southeastern United States, while above-average temperatures are most likely in the western U.S., Alaska, Hawaii and New England, according to the U.S. Winter Outlook, issued...
On the heels of an early morning meth lab bust in Warrensville on Wednesday, Oct. 15, Ashe County Sheriff James Williams updated the media on several other cases involving methamphetamine, which were reported in the Jefferson Post over the past...
How many people does it take to make a difference? ONE.ONE hope will raise our spirits. ONE touch can show you care. ONE heart can know what's true. ONE life can make a difference.
The annual meeting of the Museum of Ashe County History will take place beginning at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 21 in Hensley Hall at West Jefferson United Methodist Church.Admission is free and the public is encouraged to attend.
Nathan Ham | Jefferson Post - Maggie Witherspoon (right) was named the 2014 Ashe County High School Homecoming Queen on Friday night. She was presented her crown, flowers and sash by last year's queen, Hailey Richardson.
DURHAM – The Nature Conservancy plans a controlled burn at its Bluff Mountain Preserve.
BOONE - Area residents are invited to enter the “High Country Home Energy Makeover Contest” to win a grand prize of at least $3,000 in home energy improvements designed to save money on their monthly electric bills for years to...
A 2006 Avery County High School graduate and Banner Elk, N.C. native is serving aboard USS John S. McCain (DDG 56), living and working at a Navy base in Japan.
Two same-sex couples were issued marriage licenses at the Ashe County Courthouse on Monday, Oct. 13, three days after a U.S. District Court judge in Asheville struck down North Carolina's constitutional amendment prohibiting same-sex...
Ashe County Sheriff's deputies, along with agents from the State Bureau of Investigation's narcotics unit, arrested a Warrensville man early Wednesday morning and charged him with manufacturing methamphetamine and possession of meth-making...
Ashe County Democrats are geared-up and ready for this year's general, midterm election.
The following accidents that occurred between Sept. 28 and Oct. 4 were reported by the N.C. Highway Patrol and are considered public record.Sept. 28Lansing
Sept. 16Frankie Neal Bell, 52, of Creston was charged with being intoxicated and disruptive. Bond was set at $500. Release date is unavailable.Sept. 19
The following photos were captured in the Warrensville, Lansing and Jefferson areas on Monday, Oct. 13, 2014.
An Ashe County resident celebrated 103 years on Friday, Oct. 10.
A weekend shooting at a residence in Fleetwood landed a son in jail and his father in the hospital.
Ashe County Coalition for the Homeless (ACCH) and Hospitality House are teaming up for Ashe County's first Harvest for the Homeless campaign.
The West Jefferson Business Association is encouraging downtown businesses to “light up the town” this holiday season.
VALLE CRUCIS — The colors, flavors, sights and sounds of harvest season in the Blue Ridge Mountains all come together at the Valle Country Fair in scenic Valle Crucis from 9 a.m. until 4 p.m. on Oct. 18.
The last Gallery Crawl of the season will feature 17 galleries all decked out in their fall finery from 5-8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 10.